I received complimentary product from Orvis for this review.

This was a long, challenging week with so much to do, and take care of that I felt physically, and emotionally exhausted by the time my calendar showed the weekend. I needed some unscheduled, unplanned time off where we just strolled around, took in fresh air, and had uninterrupted conversations.

Luckily the weather cooperated fully with a sunny, warm, and gorgeous day on Saturday. We first walked casually at one of our favorite parks which is right by the river while the kids ran around, and afterwards we went to a French coffee shop we frequent to sit outside and sip lattes. There were even two friendly ducks visiting our table looking for crumbs. Adorable!

CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

STYLE TIP: This casual Saturday called for a casual, comfortable outfit which is still stylish. The sun was out, and I felt like wearing straw accessories. They remind me of vacations, and good memories. I started my look with this lovely hat.

CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

STYLE TIP: One thing you’ll see me in quite a bit this season is off the shoulder tops & dresses. I mentioned how I’ve always loved shoulder details in this previous post. When I look back to my summer outfits over the years, I can’t remember of a time when I haven’t worn a couple new off the shoulder items each spring/summer.

I love that Off the Shoulder Style is a big trend for this summer. This means I can find even more pieces available in stores like this soft, and comfortable navy top which is the perfect summer basic. Every time I shop now, I get drawn to various off the shoulder beach cover ups, blouses, and dresses in many different colors; can’t stop myself haha. My summer closet is already filling up with these purchases.

I paired the effortless Off the Shoulder top with my comfortable distressed boyfriend jeans. The espadrille wedges added a bit more of that straw look. I ADORE these shoes. I can walk in them for a long time, and love the lift they give me. <3

CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

STYLE TIP: Of course I felt like my outfit needed some bright color; you know I love to have color in my outfits. This clutch was perfect for that pop of cheerfulness my outfit needed. It’s a very practical pouch that can hold all your essentials, and at $28 it’s great value as you can easily double it for beach use.

CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

Both my Straw Hat, and Pouch are from ORVIS. The new women’s spring collection from ORVIS is outdoor ready staying true to the brand but is full of feminine colors, floral prints, and nature inspired patterns. I love how the pieces are both functional but fashionable, and versatile enough to be used for weekend activities like a hike with the family as well as for stylish spring/summer looks.

CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

Close-up of the accessories.

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CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP
CASUAL WEEKEND OUTFIT WITH OFF THE SHOULDER TOP

OUTFIT DETAILS 

Top: Splendid  | Jeans: Zara-old (Similar Option I have &love) | Shoes: Michael Kors | Hat: ORVIS | Necklace: Kendra Scott | Sunglasses: Prada | Clutch: ORVIS (only $28)

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Are you loving the Off The Shoulder style as much as I do? What are some of you favorite summer accessories? Would love to hear ladies!

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Have a great new week lovely ladies! Stay your amazing selves, and stay stylish! XOXO,

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  • Talba1

    You are shining my dear. Beautiful casual outfit.

    • Theboxqueen

      Thanks so much lovely!! <3 Love casual stylish comfort 🙂 Happy Monday! XOXO, Elif

  • Linda Manns

    I just love this outfit. The shoes are awesome. You look great. Thank you for sharing

    • Theboxqueen

      Thanks so much for your sweet words! Happy you liked. Happy Monday. XOXO, Elif

  • nuray

    This is a lovely casual weekend outfit. I love all the details. The hat and the shoes are so pretty.

    • Theboxqueen

      Thanks!! I love the shoes and hats myself. Great staples for summer. <3 XOXO, Elif

  • Such a cute, weekend look! I love the off the shoulder top!

    • Theboxqueen

      Thanks 🙂 I am all about off the shoulder looks lately. XOXO, Elif

  • Diana Scholz

    I’ve always loved off the shoulder tops, so happy they made a come back!

    • Theboxqueen

      Me too Diana!! Always loved them and so happy the off the shoulder style made a HUGE comeback. 🙂 XOXO, Elif

  • Mónica Sors

    Like your style, dear 😉

    xx

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